The table below looks at the statistics for Frame Relay skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Frame Relay over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Frame Relay
UK / England
Rank 560 605 578
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -27
Contract jobs citing Frame Relay 14 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.013% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.23% 0.087% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Median daily rate £445 £220 £184
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+102.27% +19.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £220 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £220 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £220 £118
% change year-on-year
+102.27% +87.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £25.19 £117.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -78.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.38 £117.50
% change year-on-year
- -75.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6164 6921 7202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.93% 14.52% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3889 4142 3980
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 321 299 427
Median hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.20 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

Frame Relay
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Frame Relay as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Frame Relay Jobs Demand Trend in England

Frame Relay
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Frame Relay across the England region.

Frame Relay Daily Rate Trend in England

Frame Relay
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Frame Relay across the England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Frame Relay Daily Rate Histogram in England

Frame Relay
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Frame Relay across the England region.

Frame Relay Hourly Rate Trend in England

Frame Relay
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Frame Relay within the England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +23 6 £501 +127.50%
South West - 2 £445 -
West Midlands - 2 £313 -
East of England - 2 - -
London +20 1 - - 3
Yorkshire - 1 £320 -
Frame Relay
UK

Frame Relay
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Frame Relay also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Frame Relay.

1 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 16 (69.57%) ATM
2 16 (69.57%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (69.57%) MPLS
3 14 (60.87%) Firewall
4 13 (56.52%) CCNA
5 12 (52.17%) CCNP
5 12 (52.17%) Juniper
5 12 (52.17%) VLAN
6 11 (47.83%) Telecoms
6 11 (47.83%) Windows
7 10 (43.48%) OSPF
7 10 (43.48%) BGP
8 9 (39.13%) Wireless
8 9 (39.13%) Ethernet
8 9 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (34.78%) Middleware
10 7 (30.43%) Internet
10 7 (30.43%) Nagios
10 7 (30.43%) VRRP
10 7 (30.43%) LAN
10 7 (30.43%) Linux
10 7 (30.43%) Unix
10 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
10 7 (30.43%) Network Design
11 6 (26.09%) VMware
11 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (26.09%) DNS
11 6 (26.09%) PPP
11 6 (26.09%) WAN

Frame Relay
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (69.57%) ATM
1 16 (69.57%) MPLS
2 14 (60.87%) Firewall
3 12 (52.17%) VLAN
4 10 (43.48%) BGP
4 10 (43.48%) OSPF
5 9 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (39.13%) Ethernet
5 9 (39.13%) Wireless
6 7 (30.43%) Internet
6 7 (30.43%) LAN
6 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
6 7 (30.43%) VRRP
7 6 (26.09%) DNS
7 6 (26.09%) PPP
7 6 (26.09%) WAN
8 5 (21.74%) IPv4
8 5 (21.74%) IPv6
9 4 (17.39%) FTP
9 4 (17.39%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Subversion
General
1 11 (47.83%) Telecoms
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Electronics
4 2 (8.70%) Billing
4 2 (8.70%) German Language
5 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Network Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Juniper Architect
3 4 (17.39%) LAN Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Network Architect
3 4 (17.39%) WAN Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (13.04%) Designer
4 3 (13.04%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Network Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Wireless Product Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Data Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IP Design Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) Middleware
2 3 (13.04%) 802.1X
3 1 (4.35%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) IPTV
1 4 (17.39%) Over-the-Top Content
1 4 (17.39%) STB
1 4 (17.39%) Video on Demand
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) PMI
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Unix
3 3 (13.04%) Android
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Network Design
2 4 (17.39%) Network Architecture
2 4 (17.39%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (13.04%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (13.04%) Migration
3 3 (13.04%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (8.70%) Presales
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) Logistics
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.35%) Open Source
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (56.52%) CCNA
3 12 (52.17%) CCNP
4 6 (26.09%) CCIE
5 5 (21.74%) CCDA
5 5 (21.74%) CCIP
5 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
5 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
6 4 (17.39%) JNCIA
7 3 (13.04%) Degree
8 2 (8.70%) CCDP
8 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Nagios
2 4 (17.39%) Opsview
2 4 (17.39%) QRadar
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 12 (52.17%) Juniper
3 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
3 6 (26.09%) VMware
4 5 (21.74%) F5
5 4 (17.39%) ArcSight
5 4 (17.39%) Brocade
5 4 (17.39%) Huawei
5 4 (17.39%) Splunk
6 3 (13.04%) Meraki
6 3 (13.04%) Palo Alto
7 2 (8.70%) AirMagnet
7 2 (8.70%) CA
7 2 (8.70%) Citrix
7 2 (8.70%) Ericsson
8 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
8 1 (4.35%) Google
8 1 (4.35%) Microsoft